Kings (Brooklyn) Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 11:56 PM EDT on August 21, 2014

The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued an

* Urban Flood Advisory for... Richmond (staten island) County in southeast New York... New York (Manhattan) County in southeast New York... southern Nassau County in southeast New York... Queens County in southeast New York... Kings (Brooklyn) County in southeast New York...

* until 130 am EDT...

* at 1155 PM EDT Doppler radar indicated a large area of showers and embedded thunderstorms moving across the advisory area. Moderate to locally heavy rain is expected for another hour or two...which will result in urban and poor drainage flooding.

The most likely locations to experience minor flooding would be Staten Island...Kings...Queens and Manhattan.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the roadway. Most flooding deaths occur in automobiles. Turn around and find another Route.

Be prepared to take action if the flooding threat increases...or a warning is issued.

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1117 PM EDT Thu Aug 21 2014

The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued an

* Urban Flood Advisory for... southwestern Nassau County in southeast New York... Queens County in southeast New York... Kings (Brooklyn) County in southeast New York...

* until 1245 am EDT...

* at 1116 PM EDT Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain over southern Kings County moving east around 25 mph. Poor drainage and urban flooding is likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the roadway. Most flooding deaths occur in automobiles. Turn around and find another Route.

Be prepared to take action if the flooding threat increases...or a warning is issued.

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